Heard countries

SW: 119 + MW/LW: 82 + FM: 43 = 155

HEARD AND QSL’ED COUNTRIES (DATE OF REPORTING & FIRST QSL FROM DX COUNTRY)

2001

1. PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (30/6/01 China Radio International 11730 – QSL#1 arrived 20010814

2. RUSSIA (27/9/2001 Radio the Voice of Russia, Krasnyy Bor 1494)

3. DENMARK (15/10/2001 Danmarks Radio, Kalundborg 1062)

4. SWEDEN (26/10/2001 Radio Sweden, Hörby 6065)

5. VATICAN STATE (18/11/2001 Radio Vaticana, Santa Maria di Galeria 7250)

2002

6. AUSTRIA (25/1/2002 ORF Radio Österreich International, Moosbrunn 13730)

7. FINLAND (2/2/2002 Scandinavian Weekend Radio, Liedenpohja 6170)

8. SWITZERLAND (7/2/2002 Swiss Radio International, Sottens 15555)

9. USA (3/2/2002 WTJC, Newport NC 9370)

10. BANGLADESH (3/2/2002 Bangladesh Betar, Khabirpur 9550)

11. UNITED KINGDOM (9/4/2002 BBC World Service, Rampisham 6195)

12. FRANCE (24/3/2002 Radio France Internationale, Issoudun 21580)

13. ESTONIA (21/3/2002 Tartu Family Radio, Tartu 1035)

14. MONACO (23/3/2002 Trans World Radio, Monte Carlo 9870)

15. SPAIN (25/2/2002 Radio Exterior de España, Noblejas 12035)

16. NIGERIA (8/2/2002 Voice of Nigeria, Ikorodu 15120)

17. LITHUANIA (18/5/2002 Radio Vilnius, Sitkunai 9710)

18. UZBEKISTAN (4/5/2002 Radio Tashkent, Tashkent 15295)

19. ECUADOR (5/5/2002 HCJB the Voice of the Andes, Pifo 11680)

20. BULGARIA (23/4/2002 Radio Bulgaria, Plovdid-Padarsko 17500)

21. JAPAN (2/6/2002 NHK World Radio Japan, Yamata 11970)

22. SÃO TOMÉ & PRÍNCIPE (29/6/2002 IBB Voice of America, Pinheira 4950)

23. BOTSWANA (22/6/2002 IBB Voice of America, Moepeng Hill 15445)

24. SLOVAKIA (4/5/2002 Radio Slovakia International, Rimavská Sobota 15460)

25. MOROCCO (12/3/2002 Radio Méditerranée Internationale, Nador 9575)

26. GUAM (17/10/2002 KSDA Adventist World Radio, Agat 11560)

27. AUSTRALIA (14/3/2002 ABC Radio Australia, Shepparton 9475)

28. VIETNAM (14/9/2002 Radio the Voice of Vietnam, So’n Tay 11641)

29. TAIWAN (17/10/2002 Radio Taipei International, Paochung 11550)

30. GREECE (27/9/2002 ERA 5 the Voice of Greece, Kavala 12105)

31. BELGIUM (17/11/2002 Radio Vlaanderen International, Wolvertem 1512)

32. MOLDAVIA (MOLDOVA) (3/12/2002 Radio the Voice of Russia, Grigoriopol 1548)

33. KALININGRAD (14/12/2002 Radio the Voice of Russia, Bolshakovo 1386)

2003

34. THE CZECH REPUBLIC (7/6/2003 CRo Radio Prague, Litomysl 5930)

35. HUNGARY (6/6/2003 Rádió Budapest, Jászberény 3975)

36. THE NETHERLANDS (9/7/2003 Radio Nederland Wereldomroep, Flevo 9895)

37. LUXEMBURG (17/9/2003 RTL Radio – die Grössten Oldies, Marnach 1440)

38. CEUTA (5/3/2003 RadiOlé, Costa del Estrecho 1584)

39. ITALY (3/10/2003 I.R.R.S Nexus – Italian Radio Relay Service, Milano 5775)

2004

40. NORWAY (29/12/2003 Radio Denmark (via NRK), Sveiø 13800)

41. GERMANY (31/12/2003 IBB Radio Liberty, Holzkirchen 7270)

42. SWAZILAND (8/7/2003 Trans World Radio, Manzini 3200)

43. THAILAND (4/3/2004 IBB Voice of America, Ayutthaya 1575)

44. DJIBOUTI (6/4/2004 IBB Radio Sawa, Arta 1431)

45. BRAZIL (28/1/2004 Rádio Guarujá Paulista, Guarujá 5045)

46. RWANDA (18/4/2004 Deutsche Welle, Kigali 12045)

47. ZAMBIA (16/1/2004 Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation, Lusaka 4910)

48. IRAN (11/2/2004 IRIB Voice of Islamic Republic of Iran, Mahidasht/Tayebad 720)

49. ROMANIA (27/3/2004 Radio România International, Tiganesti 5975)

50. SYRIA (17/11/2003 Syrian Arab Republic Broadcasting Service, Tartus 783)

51. CHILE (22/7/2003 Radio Voz Cristiana, Santiago 15375)

52. CYPRUS (SOUTH) (9/4/2004 IBB Radio Sawa, Cape Greco 990)

53. ASCENSION (26/6/2004 IBB Voice of America, English Bay 17745)

54. LATVIA (26/9/2004 Radio Nord, Ulbroka 945)

55. LIBYA (9/8/2004 LJBC, Misurata 1449)

2005

56. ISRAEL (30/12/2004 Kol Israel, Yavne 6280 & 9390)

57. SOUTH KOREA (18/10/2004 HLAZ Far East Broadcastin Corporation, Cheju 1566)

58. SRI LANKA (21/1/2005 IBB Radio Farda, Iranawila 7580)

59. POLAND (5/12/2004 Radio Polonia, Leszczynka 9525)

60. UNITED ARAB EMIRATES (5/3/2005 IBB Radio Farda, Dhabbaya 1575)

61. INDIA (1/3/2005 AIR General Overseas Service, Bangalore 9445)

62. MALI (2/2/2005 China Radio International, Bamako 11640)

63. ICELAND (5/2/2005 Ríkisútvarpið, Gufuskálar 189)

64. ALASKA (13/3/2005 KNLS, Anchor Point AK 11765)

65. MONGOLIA (31/12/2004 Mongolian National Radio, Mörön 4895)

66. NEW ZEALAND (17/4/2004 Radio New Zealand International, Rangitaiki 9885)

67. TURKEY (25/3/2005 TRT the Voice of Turkey, Emirler 9525)

68. CONGO (BRAZZAVILLE) (24/12/2004 Radio Congo, Brazzaville 5983)

69. ARMENIA (19/3/2005 Trans World Radio, Gavar 5855)

70. NEPAL (8/11/2004 Radio Nepal, Khumaltar 5005)

71. ALBANIA (2/4/2005 Radio Tirana, Shijak 7210)

72. SLOVENIA (22/1/2005 Radio Slovenija, Domzale 918)

73. PORTUGAL (24/6/2005 RDP Internacional, São Gabriel 12020)

74. PAKISTAN (14/6/2005 Radio Pakistan, Islamabad 11570 & 17835)

75. NORTH KOREA (13/6/2005 Voice of Korea, Kujang 9325)

76. MADAGASCAR (3/8/2005 Radio Nederland Wereldomroep, Talata Volonondry 9895)

77. GHANA (6/8/2005 Radio Ghana, Accra 4915)

78. SOUTH AFRICA (10/8/2005 Family Radio, Meyerton 3230)

79. BELORUSSIA (BELARUS) (11/8/2005 Radio Station Belarus, Kalodziscy 7105)

80. COSTA RICA (28/3/2005 Radio Exterior de España, Cariari de Pococí 3350)

81. SEYCHELLES (1/8/2005 BBC Indian Ocean Relay Station, Mahé 9630)

82. INDONESIA (2/8/2005 RRI Voice of Indonesia, Cimanggis 15150)

83. THE PHILIPPINES (17/10/2005 IBB Voice of America, Poro Point 1170)

84. NETHERLANDS LEEWARD ANTILLES (*BONAIRE) (22/9/2005 RNW, Bonaire 17810)

85. KAZAKSTAN (26/2/2005 Deutsche Welle, Alma-Ata 9395)

86. ANTIGUA & BARBUDA (27/2/2005 Deutsche Welle, St. John’s 9780)

87. CANADA (12/6/2005 CBC Radio Canada International, Sackville NB 15325)

88. KYRGYZSTAN (19/10/2005 Trans World Radio, Bishkek 1467)

89. UKRAINE (15/10/2005 Radio the Voice of Russia, Mykolaiv 1431)

90. TAJIKISTAN (16/10/2005 Radio the Voice of Russia, Dushanbe 4965)

91. ANTARCTIC MAINLAND (3/8/2005 LRA36 Radio Nacional Arcángel San Gabriel, Base Antartica Esperanza 15476)

2006

92. NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS (31/12/2005 IBB Voice of America, Tinian 7235 & 9385)

93. KUWAIT (7/1/2006 IBB Radio Free Afghanistan, Kabd 19010)

94. ST. KITTS-NEVIS (29/10/2005 TBN (via Radio Paradise), Charlestown 820)

95. SOLOMON ISLANDS (18/12/2005 BBC World Service (via Solomon Islands BC), Honiara 5020)

96. ETHIOPIA (3/9/2005 Radio Fana, Addis Abeba 6940)

97. AFGHANISTAN (12/2/2006 IBB Voice of America, Kabul 1296)

98. GUYANA (11/2/2006 BBC World Service (via Guyana Broadcasting Corporation), Sparendaam 3292)

99. GABON (13/3/2006 NHK World Radio Japan, Moyabi 11970)

100. OMAN (8/4/2006 BBC Eastern Relay Station, A’Seela 11760)

101. FRENCH GUYANA (25/3/2006 NHK World Radio Japan, Montsinery 9530)

102. ALGERIA (16/3/2006 Radio Algérienne, Ouled Fayet 981)

103. SINGAPORE (25/3/2006 Radio Nederland Wereldompoep, Singapore 9795)

104. FAROE ISLANDS (9/2/2006 Útvarp Føroya, Akraberg 531)

105. IRAQ (28/1/2006 Radio Voice of Kurdistan, Salah Addin 6334)

106. PARAGUAY (23/9/2005 Radio Nacional del Paraguay, Asunción 9738)

107. IRELAND (10/2/2006 Raidió Teilifís Eireann Radio 1, Clarkestown 252)

108. YUGOSLAVIA (16/6/2001 Radio Signal, Novi Sad 95,8) = SERBIA (12/6/2006 Radio Trojka, Ruma 89.3)

109. CROATIA (11/8/2005 HRT Voice of Croatia, Deanovac 9830)

110. COLOMBIA (6/2/2005 Marfil Estereo, Puerto Lleras 5910)

111. CUBA (17/10/2006 China Radio International, La Habana 13740)

112. BR. INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY (19/3/2006 A.F.R.T.S, Diego Garcia 4319 USB)

2007

113. EGYPT (10/2/2006 Radio Cairo, Abis 9990)

114. VENEZUELA (14/10/2005 Radio Fe y Alegria, Caracas 1390)

115. ARGENTINA (2/4/2005 Radio Nacional (via R.A.E.), General Pacheco 15345)

116. PERU (5/1/2007 Radio La Hora, Cusco 4855)

117. PALAU (4/11/2005 KHBN T8BZ High Adventure Ministries, Medorm 9965)

2008

118. ST. HELENA (15/12/2007 Radio Saint Helena, St. Helena Island 11092,5 USB)

119. ZIMBABWE (6/1/2006 Voice of Zimbabwe, Gweru 6612)

2010

120. MACEDONIA (14/3/2004 Radio Skopje, Sveti Nikole 810)

121. TUNISIA (4/8/2005 Radio Télévision Tunisienne, Sfax 7225 & 12005)

122. ERITREA (20/10/2006 Voice of the Broad Masses of Eritrea, Asmara 7100)

123. EQUATORIAL GUINEA (5/12/2009 Radio Bata, Bata 5005)

124. SAN MARINO (2/6/2010 San Marino RTV, San Marino 102,7)

125. BOSNIA HERCEGOVINA (15/6/2010 RTV Hit, Brčko 89,5)

2011

126. ANGUILLA (24/12/2009 Caribbean Beacon, The Valley 11775)

127. BENIN – (21/10/2008 Trans World Radio, Parakou 1566)

2013

128. KOSOVO – (14/05/2013 Radio K4, Goles 90.2)

129. SOMALIA – (01/09/2013 Radio Hargeisa, Hargeisa 7120)

130. BOLIVIA – (29/03/2013 Radio Pio Doce, Siglo Veinte 5953)

131. WESTERN MALAYSIA – (01/07/2011 Traxx FM, Kajang 7295 kHz)

2014

132. TANZANIA – (25/08/2014 Zanzibar Broadcasting Corporation, Dole Langoni 11735 kHz)

133. SUDAN – (06/12/2014 SRTC Sudan Radio, Reiba 1296 kHz)

2015

134. MEXICO – (12/12/2010 XERF La Poderosa, Ciudad Acuña 1570 kHz)

135. PUERTO RICO – (05/12/2012 WGIT Noticias 16-60 AM, Canóvanas 1660 kHz)

136. PAPUA NEW GUINEA – (26/08/2005 NBC Karai National Radio, Port Moresby 4890 kHz)

137. SAUDI ARABIA – (29/11/2015 BSKSA Riyadh 15120 kHz)

138. MYANMAR (BURMA) – (11/12/2015 Myanma Radio, Yangon 5985 kHz)

2016

139. QATAR – (06/01/2016 Qatar Radio, Al-Arish 675 kHz)

140. ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLANDS – (01/01/2007 AIR Port Blair 4760 kHz)

141. MONTENEGRO – (26/05/2016 Radio Crne Gore 92.1 MHz)

2017

142. MELILLA – Radio Nacional de España Melilla, Melilla 972 kHz 21122016

143. PANAMA – Radio Adventista de Panamá, Panamá 1560 kHz 31122016

144. GUINEA – RTG Radio Guinée 9650 kHz 14032017

145. ANGOLA – Radio Nacional da Angola, Mulenvos 4950 20042017

146. CONGO-KINSHASA – Radio CANDIP, Bunia 5066 13072016

2018

147. TURKMENISTAN – Vatan Radio, Asgabat 279 kHz 03042018

148. GUATEMALA – TGAV Radio Verdad, Chiquimula 4055 kHz 20170403

2019

149. DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – HIC55 Radio Impactante, Sto. Domingo 1440 20190118

150. MALTA – Radio Malta 999 20190303

151. URUGUAY – CX20 Radio Monte Carlo, Montevideo 930 kHz 20191018

152. SVALBARD – NRK Troms, Longyearbyen -tx 1485 kHz 2019xxxx

153. VANUATU – Radio Vanuatu Emten Lagoon, Efate 5040 kHz 20191215

2020

154. CANARY ISLANDS – RNE 1 Canarias 621 kHz 20191223

155. JORDAN – Radio Jordan 612 kHz

DX countries only QSLed by a pirate or utility station

(156.) BAARLE (If it’s on Baarlese territory?) – Radio Borderhunter 3925 20060415 PIR

157. JAN MAYEN – LMJ Kystradio Nord, Sørlaguna -tx 1743 USB 20210112 UTE. As BC country, it is not possible to ID 100%, only one NRK transmitter on 88.4. Also beacon JX7SIX 50.079

BLACK LIST HEARD COUNTRIES/STATIONS WHICH HAVE NOT (YET) REPLIED

158. BURKINA FASO – RTV Burkina Faso 5.030 kHz

159. CHAD (TCHAD) – RTV Chad 4.905 kHz (alt. fq 6.165/7.120kHz)

160. MAURITANIA – Radio Mauritanie 4.845 kHz (alt. fq 7.245/783kHz)

161. NIGER – La Voix du Sahel 9.705 kHz (alt. fq. 1.125 kHz)

162. UGANDA – UBC 4.976 kHz (possibly also Dunamis Short Wave could be caught 4.750 kHz)

163. AZERBAIJAN – Radio Baku 1.296 kHz (off air? but possibly Ädälän Säsi Radyosu 9.677 can be heard)

164. YEMEN – Radio Sana’a 9.780 kHz etc

165. AMERICAN VIRGIN ISLANDS – WDHP 1.620 AM

166. BAHRAIN – Radio Bahrain 9.745 kHz

167. HAWAII – KREA Honolulu 1540, KAOI 1110

TENTATIVELY HEARD COUNTRIES

168. LEBANON FM-stations Radio Nostalgie 87.8, Radio Orient 88.5 etc, heard tentatively!

169. BHUTAN Bhutan BS 6.035

170. LESOTHO Radio Lesotho 639/891, sometimes 4.800?; Family Radio 1.197

171. GREENLAND Kalaalit Nunaata Radioa 3.815USB or 650/720 etc

172. MOZAMBIQUE Radio Mocambique 738/765/810/873/963/1008/1026/1179/1206/1224/1260

173. BAHAMAS – ZNS 1.540/1.240/810

174. GRENADA –  the Harbour Light of the Windwards 1400 (tentative)

175. CAMBODIA – National Radio of Kampuchea 918

CATCH & DREAM LIST (some may be practically impossible…)

ANDORRA Only FM-stations

AZORES RDP Antena 1 693/828 (no local ID necessary)

CAMPIONE D’ITALIA Only network FM-stations, not possible to ID 100%. (HKU in Radiomaailma 3/2016)

GIBRALTAR Gibraltar BC 1458 kHz or FM 91.3/92.6/100.5. BFBS 89.4/93.5/97.8/99.5. Visited 2019, the rock itself is probably blocking the Northeast direction. 1458 kHz was audible in car radio only for some 20 km. Instead RNE La Línea 1503 kHz, which is located just other side of the border, was audible still near Granada!

LIECHTENSTEIN Radio L 96.9/88.8/100.2/96.6/106.1 Unfortunately SUI: 89.2/95.0/103.4/103.7!

CAMEROON Radio Buea 6.005

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC Radio Centrafrique 7.220, Radio ICDI 6.030

KENYA KBC 1.386 (or 1.305/1.233/1.152/1.134/1.107/1.044/981/954/927/900/882/846/747…)

LIBERIA Star Radio 3.900/4.025; Radio ELWA 4.760/6.070 or Radio Veritas 5.470/6.090

MADEIRA RDP Antena 1 531/603/1125/1332; Posto Emissor de RD. Do Funchal 1.530/1.017

MALAWI TWR may appear on 4.870; MBC 540/558/594/675/756/810/1107/1404/1422

SOUTH SUDAN SSNR 558/693/909/1071

NORTHERN CYPRUS Radio Bayrak 6.150/1.098

GEORGIA Abhkazian stations 9.495, 9.535, 1.350 or 1.422; Georgian PBC 1.215 and 909

LAOS Lao National Radio 7.145

EASTERN MALAYSIA RTM Sarawak 5.030/7.130/7.270

FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA Cross Radio 4.755

BERMUDA ZFB 1.230; ZBM 1.340; BBN 1.280; BBC WS 1.160; AM Gold 1.450

ARUBA Radio 1270 AM 1.270; Voz di Aruba 1.320

EL SALVADOR AM-stations. Radio Elohim 1630 kHz?1.550/1.520/1.400/1.390/1.310/1.300/1.290/1.280/1.240/1.210/1.180..

GUADELOUPE Radio Guadeloupe 648

HAÏTI Radio 4VEH 840 etc

HONDURAS Radio Misiones Int. 3.340/5.010; LV Evangélica 4.819; Radio Luz y Vida 3.250

MARTINIQUE Radio Martinique 1.310

SINT MAARTEN Voice of St. Maarten, Philipsburg 1.300

SURINAME Radio Apintie 4.990

BARBADOS Caribbean BC 900

BRUNEI RTV Brunei 594

CHRISTMAS ISLAND ABC Radio National 1.422 (only one transmitter on this frequency)

ANNOBÓN stations?

AVES stations?

CABINDA stations?

COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS Inactive stations on 1.611/1.629 – both practically impossible

EUROPA ISLAND stations?

GAMBIA Gambia Radio and TV Service 648/747

JAMAICA Inactive MW-stations 550/580/700/720/770

JUAN DE NOVA stations?

MACAU Radio Vilaverde 738

MAURITIUS Radio Mauritius 819; Rodrigues 1.206; BBC WS 1.575

MAYOTTE RFO 1.458

NAVASSA stations?

CURAÇAO Radio Curom, Willemstad 860

NETHERLANDS WINDWARD ISLANDS Radio Statia, St. Eustatius 1.120

NICARAGUA AM-stations

SAN ANDRÉS & PROVIDENCIA RCN 910

SOMBRERO stations?

ST. VINCENT NBCSVG 700

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO Trinidad BC 730

TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS Radio Vision Cristiana 530; Caribbean Christian Radio 1020

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS ZBVI 780

RÉUNION Radio Réunion 666/1224

ST. PIERRE ET MIQUELON RFO 97.9/99.9/98.9; Radio Atlantique 102.1, practically impossible

RAS MUSANDAM stations?

NAKHICHEVAN stations?

OECUSSI stations?

SPRATLEY ISLANDS stations?

TEMBURONG stations?

TIMOR Radio Timor-Leste 684; Radio Timor Kmanek 1.404

BANABA stations?

CLIPPERTON stations?

COOK ISLANDS (NORTH) stations?

COOK ISLANDS (SOUTH) stations?

DAITO ISLANDS stations?

FIJI Fiji BC 558/639/684/774/810/927/1152/1467

HOWLAND & BAKER ISLANDS stations?

JARVIS stations?

JOHNSTON ATOLL stations?

KIRIBATI Radio Kiribati 846

NORTHERN LINE ISLANDS Radio Kiribati 1440

SOUTHERN LINE ISLANDS stations?

MARQUESAS ISLANDS stations?

MARSHALL ISLANDS AFN 1.224

MALDIVES Voice of Maldives 1.449

MINAMI TORI SHIMA (MARCUS) stations?

NEW CALEDONIA Radio Nouvelle Caledonie 666/729

NORFOLK ISLAND Vision FM 1.611; Radio Norfolk 1.566 practically impossible

OGASAWARA stations?

OKINO TORI SHIMA stations?

PALMYRA stations?

PHOENIX ISLANDS stations?

PITCAIRN ISLANDS stations?

AMERICAN SAMOA KJAL 585; WVUV 720; KKHJ 900

WESTERN SAMOA National Radio 2AP 540/747

SOCIETY ISLANDS Radio Polynesie 738

TONGA Radio Tonga 1017

TUAMOTU ARCHIPELAGO stations?

TUBUAI (AUSTRAL) ISLANDS stations?

WAKE ISLAND Stations?

FALKLAND ISLANDS Falkland Islands Radio Service 530; BFBS 550

GALÁPAGOS La Voz de Galápagos 530 inactive

JUAN FERNÁNDEZ stations?

DESVENTURADOS stations?

SÃO PEDRO E SÃO PAULO stations?

TRINDADE stations?

BALLENY ISLANDS stations?

BOUVET ISLAND stations?

CROZET ISLANDS stations?

HEARD & MCDONALD ISLANDS stations?

MACQUARIE ISLANDS stations?

PETER I ISLAND stations?

PRINCE EDWARD ISLANDS stations?

SCOTT ISLAND stations?

SOUTH GEORGIA stations?

SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS stations?

SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS stations?

ST. PAUL & AMSTERDAM ISLANDS stations?

IMPOSSIBLE TO HEAR (ONLY FM-STATIONS OUT OF THE RANGE/NO BC-STATIONS AT ALL!)

BURUNDI

CAPE VERDE

COMOROS

GUINEA-BISSAU

IVORY COAST

NAMIBIA NBC transmitts only on FM – will return on shortwaves?

SENEGAL

SIERRA LEONE

TOGO

EASTER ISLAND

TRISTAN DA CUNHA

NAURU

NIUE ISLAND

TOKELAU

TUVALU

WALLIS & FUTUNA

BELIZE

CAYMAN ISLANDS

DOMINICA

MONTSERRAT

ST. BARTHÉLEMY

ST. LUCIA

KERGUELEN ISLANDS

PEÑÓN DE ALHUCEMAS no stations – thanks for information to Silveri Gomez

LLIVIA no stations – thanks for information to Silveri Gomez

BÜSINGEN no BC-stations (Hannu Romppainens article Radiomaailma 5/2016)

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